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China’s Chen takes badminton bronze


August 5th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China's Chen Long won the bronze in the men's singles badminton Sunday at the London Olympics, beating South Korea's Hyun Il Lee.Third seed Chen beat ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: ‘Super Dan’ plays Lee again in the final (Lead)


August 4th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) After four years, world's top badminton players Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei are to meet again in the Olympic Games for the gold in men's ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Hidayat to revive rivalry against Lin Dan


July 31st, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Indonesian ace shuttler Taufik Hidayat didn't wait too long before joining his old foes defending champion Lin Dan of China and World No.1 Lee Chong Wei ... Read more...

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Lin Dan seeded second for Olympic badminton draw


July 22nd, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Currently ranked World No.1, Chinese shuttler Lin Dan is seeded second in the Olympic badminton tournament as the draw will take place Monday at the Olympic ... Read more...

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29 Olympic champions to spearhead China at London Games


July 10th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 10 (IANS) Spearheaded by 29 Beijing Olympic champions, China will bid to confirm supremacy at the London Olympic Games.China Tuesday announced its 396-strong team including 29 Beijing Olympic ... Read more...

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Lee Chong Wei’s injury not serious


May 24th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 24 (IANS) Diagnosis showed that Malaysia's World No.1 shuttler Lee Chong Wei's ankle injury is not a serious one and he should recover in two to three ... Read more...

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Lin Dan hopes to see Lee Chong Wei in top form at Olympics


May 22nd, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 22 (IANS) China's star shuttler Lin Dan hopes to see World No.1 and fierce rival Lee Chong Wei in top form at the Olympic Games.Lee Chong Wei, ... Read more...

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Lee Chong Wei keeping relaxed ahead of London Olympics


May 21st, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 21 (IANS) World No.1 badminton player Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia is keeping relaxed ahead of the London Olympics and says he doesn't want to put pressure ... Read more...

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Asian Badminton: Lin quits semi-final against Chen


April 21st, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Qingdao (China), April 21 (IANS) Chinese badminton star Lin Dan, ranked second in the world, quit his semi-final clash with teammate Chen Jin due to an old injury at the ... Read more...

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All England Championships: Saina enters second round


March 7th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, March 7 (IANS) Saina Nehwal entered the second round of the women's singles event at the All England Badminton Championships here Wednesday defeating Thai Sapsiree Taerattanachai.World No.4 Saina had ... Read more...

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Saina moves to elimination round of Super Series Finals


December 15th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Saina Nehwal moved into the elimination round at the season-ending Li Ning BWF World Superseries Finals with a 21-16, 21-13 victory over Sayaka Sato of ... Read more...

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Chen Long, Wang Shixian capture crowns at China Masters


September 18th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Changzhou (China), Sep 18 (IANS) Local players Chen Long and world No. 2 Wang Shixian claimed the men's and women's singles titles at the China Badminton Masters here Sunday. Chen Long, ... Read more...

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Lin Dan suffers season’s third loss at China Masters


September 17th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Changzhou (China), Sep 17 (IANS) Four-time world champion Lin Dan of China suffered his third loss in this season as he was stopped by teammate Chen Jin in the semi-finals ... Read more...

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India lose to China in Sudirman Cup badminton


May 26th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) India lost 1-3 to China in the quarterfinal of the Sudirman Cup badminton championship in Qingdao, China, Thursday.According to information received here, Yun Cai and ... Read more...

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India Open Super Series: Lee Chong Wei, Porntip win singles titles (Lead)


May 1st, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) World No.1 Lee Chong Wei dug deep to overcome a resilient Peter Gade 21-12, 12-21, 21-15 to win the inaugural $200,000 India Open Super Series ... Read more...

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Saina crashes out of World Badminton quarters (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 27 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal crashed out of the World Badminton Championships losing 8-21, 14-21 to Chinese Shixian Wang in the quarterfinals at the Pierre de Coubertin stadium here Friday. With ... Read more...

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Saina in third round of world badminton (Lead)


August 25th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 25 (IANS) India' Saina Nehwal squashed a strong challenge from Chinese Taipei's Chen Hsiao Huan to enter the third round of World Badminton Championships here Wednesday. World Number 2 and second ... Read more...

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World Champion Dan claims his first Asian badminton title


April 18th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Olympic and three-time World champion Lin Dan of China claimed his maiden Asian title with a 21-17, 21-15 win over Wang Zhengming while Xuerui Li overcame a ... Read more...

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Not the end of road: Saina


April 17th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) An irrepressible Saina Nehwal said she will learn from her mistakes and come back stronger after her straight games loss to unseeded Chinese Xuerui Li in the ... Read more...

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Lin does hat-trick of world badminton titles (Lead)


August 16th, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) China's Lin Dan outclassed compatriot Jin Chen 21-18, 21-16 to win the men's singles title in the World Badminton Championships here Sunday and scripted history by ... Read more...

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Lin scripts badminton history with World championship hattrick


August 16th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) China's Lin Dan scripted history by becoming the first badminton player to win a hat-trick of World Championships title here Sunday. In the men's singles title clash, Lin defeated ... Read more...

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Gade determined to avenge his Olympics loss to Dan


August 13th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Peter Gade says he will do whatever it takes to avenge his defeat by 'Super' Lin Dan at the Beijing Olympics when the two meet here in Friday's ... Read more...

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India’s Rupesh and Thomas knocked out of World Badminton doubles


August 10th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Hosts India suffered its first loss when in-form Rupesh Kumar and Thomas Sanave went down to Japanese Kenichi Hayakawa and Kenta Kazuno in a close battle ... Read more...

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Big support for Chinese players (Lead, World Badminton Diary)


August 10th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) The Chinese have always been a huge force in badminton. So, it came as no surprise that the first group of spectators flocking for tickets as the Badminton ... Read more...

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Mother and son keep going against all odds


August 10th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Mixed doubles draw at the World Badminton Championships here has a highly unlikely entry of a mother-son pair from Israel, Svetlana and Misha Zilberman and they ... Read more...

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Chong Wei, Dan’s rivalry to spice up World Badminton Championships


August 9th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 9 (IANS) World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia will look to renew his rivalry with defending champion Lin Dan of China when the World Badminton Championships begins here ... Read more...

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Arvind Bhat has a point to prove at the World Badminton Championships


August 8th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 8 (IANS) Arvind Bhat broke a personal barrier when he won the national badminton championship this year, and now he has set himself up for clearing another roadblock ... Read more...

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Chen Jin beats World No 1 Lin Dan in Asian badminton


April 19th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
Kula Lumpur, April 19 (IANS) China's Chen Jin defeated compatriot and World No. 1 Lin Dan for the second time this season as he got the better of him in the men's ... Read more...

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Anup Sridhar fit for Indian Open


March 24th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) India's top shuttler Anup Sridhar has been pronounced physically fit to play in the Indian Open Grand Prix badminton Championship. Sridhar's participation in the inaugural ... Read more...

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